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Cervical Screening Promotion 2020

In Malaysia, cervical cancer is the third most common cancer (National Cancer Society Malaysia, 2019). Every year, approximately 2,000 Malaysian women are diagnosed with cervical cancer. The leading cause of cervical cancer is persistent infection with the Human Papillomavirus (HPV). HPV infection is related to 99% of cervical cancer cases. High-risk HPV subtypes alone (HPV-16 […]

Free Screening for Nose, Mouth and Throat Cancer

In Malaysia, nasopharyngeal cancer is the fourth most common cancer and nearly three Malaysians are diagnosed with such disease each day. This cancer is the fourth most common cancer among Chinese, which affects men more than women (Ministry of Health, Management of Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma, 2016). Nose, mouth and throat cancers are more common among men […]